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Blue, red and black ink on white stock, shows an image of a mother with child praying and a photograph on the wall of an older son in uniform. Printed in black ink above is "MY SOLDIER" with two airplanes, and below is a prayer, "Now I lay me down to sleep,I pray the Lord my soul to keep. God bless my brother gone to war, across the seas in France so far. Oh may his fight for Liberty, save millions more than little me, from cruel fates or ruthless blast, and bring him safely home at last." Printed in bold type below, "BUY UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT BONDS/THIRD LIBERTY LOAN".
Third Liberty Loan Poster -WORLD WAR I -Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum

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